Steve Monas

June 18, 2019

Mexican Federal Police Scorch 13-Square-Mile Cannabis Grow Site

Last week, the US Border Control announced a gigantic drug bust had been made by Mexican authorities using technology and training from US government agencies. Mexican officials torched a 13 square mile marijuana growing operation six miles from the US-Mexico border in La Rumorosa, Baja […]
June 18, 2019

Cannabis-Impaired Driving is Hard to Test, Harder to Prove, Experts Say

Accurately and consistently proving that a driver is impaired by cannabis use remains a daunting scientific challenge, toxicologists concluded during a recent conference. Unlike alcohol, levels of impairment from cannabis can’t be determined by a single measure. Even if intoxicating elements of cannabis are detected […]
June 17, 2019

Virginia Attorney General Calls for Marijuana Legalization in the State

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is getting impatient waiting for the state’s lawmakers to move forward on marijuana legalization. On Saturday, he published an op-ed in Virginia newspaper the Daily Press advising them to “decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana, address past convictions and […]
June 17, 2019

Cannabis Retail Guide: Nova Cannabis, Shopper South

Inside the cannabis store located off Whyte. The post Cannabis Retail Guide: Nova Cannabis, Shopper South appeared first on Leafly.
June 17, 2019

8 Music Videos to Watch Next Time You’re Really Stoned

Do you like smoking a bowl and listening to music, letting your favorite sounds and beats wash over you and activate your mind with good vibrations? Or maybe you like to stream a dank TV show or movie after you’ve dabbed or eaten an edible? […]
June 16, 2019

Testing Positive for Marijuana Won’t Cost You a Job in Nevada

Two backers of a pioneering Nevada law to prevent employers from rejecting job-seekers based on a pre-employment marijuana test cast the effort June 12, 2019, as an anti-discrimination measure in a state where recreational cannabis sales are booming and rules about legal adult-use consumption are […]
June 15, 2019

Americans Want CBD Sold Over-The-Counter, Gallup Poll Finds

A majority of Americans familiar with cannabidiol (CBD) say it should be available as an over-the-counter drug and believe that the compound has health benefits, according to a Gallup survey released June 14, 2019. The CBD craze emerged from the marijuana reform movement and escalated […]
June 14, 2019

What It’s Like to Be a Parent Who Medicates With Cannabis

Perception around cannabis is quickly evolving. Yet even in legalized areas, parents often aren’t included in the changing perceptions of cannabis. The post What It’s Like to Be a Parent Who Medicates With Cannabis appeared first on Leafly.
June 14, 2019

W. Virginia Community College Offers Free Tuition to Students Who Pass Drug Test

If West Virginia students are interested in participating in a new program that allows them to attend community colleges for free, they’ll have to make sure they haven’t smoked any marijuana recently. It was announced on Thursday that THC will be on a list of […]
June 14, 2019

This Week in Cannabis: Top Stories From Across Canada From June 8-14

Cannabis news from around the web. The post This Week in Cannabis: Top Stories From Across Canada From June 8-14 appeared first on Leafly.